Musicals

“Fanny and Alexander” (2018-19)

Musical in 2 acts. Libretto: Øystein Wiik, based on the film by Ingmar Bergman.
Premiered at Landestheater Linz, Austria, April 2020.
Musik & Bühne, Wiesbaden

«The Name of the Rose» (2018)

Musical in 2 acts. Libretto by Øystein Wiik, based the novel by Umberto Eco.
Premiered at Domstufen Festspiele, Theater Erfurt, Germany, August 2019.
Felix Bloch Erben, Berlin

“Around the World in 80 Days” or “How many operas fit into one musical?” (2015-16)

Musical in 2 acts. Libretto: Øystein Wiik, based on the novel by Jules Verne.
Premiered at Landestheater Linz, Austria, October 2016.
Felix Bloch Erben, Berlin

“Letters from Ruth” (Ruth Maier) (2014)

Chamber musical in 2 acts. Libretto: Aksel-Otto Bull and Gisle Kverndokk, based on “Ruth Maier’s diary” by Jan Erik Vold.
Premiered at The National Gallery of Art, Washington, September 2017. New York Opera Society.
Musik & Bühne, Wiesbaden

«Dickie Dick Dickens» (2013)

Musical in 2 acts. Libretto: Øystein Wiik. Based on the radio play by Rolf and Alexandra Becker.
Premiered at The Bårdar Academy, Oslo, May 2013,
Nordiska, Copenhagen.

«Martin L» (2008)

Musical in 2 acts. Libretto: Øystein Wiik. Based on the life of Martin Luther.
Premiered at Domstufen Festspiele in Erfurt, Theater Erfurt, July, 2008. Nominated for The Nordic Music Prize, 2008.
Felix Bloch Erben, Berlin

”I eventyret” (“In the Fairytale”) (2001)

A mini-musical about H. C. Andersen for two singers and one musician. Text: Sunniva Egge Sipus, Guri Egge, Knut Sæter – based on the fairytales of H.C. Andersen.
Commisioned by Rikskonsertene. Premiere at Løkeberg school, Akershus, October- 2001.
NB Noter, Oslo

«Frendelaus” (“Homeless») (2003)

Musical in 2 acts. Libretto: Øystein Wiik. Based on a novel by Hector Malot.
Premiered at The Norwegian Theatre, Oslo, October 2003,
Felix Bloch Erben, Berlin

«Vincent van Gogh» (2000-2001)

Musical in 2 acts. Libretto: Øystein Wiik.
Premiered at Ettlingen Schlossfestspiele, Germany, June, 2001
Felix Bloch Erben, Berlin

«Dangerous Liaisons» (Gefährliche Liebschaften) (2002)

Musical in 2 acts. Musical in 2 acts, libretto: Øystein Wiik. Based on a novel by Choderlos de Laclos.
Premiered at Theater Pforzheim, Germany, December 2002.
Felix Bloch Erben, Berlin

”Heilt glad – Heilt trist ” (1996)

A musical fable for one actor and seven musicians. Text: Liv Holtskog
Commisioned by Ny Musikk Troms. Premiere in Harstad, January 1997.
NB Noter, Oslo

«Sophie´s World» (1996-1998)

Musical in 2 acts. Libretto: Øystein Wiik. Based on a novel by Jostein Gaarder.
Premiered at Ettlingen Schlossfestspiele, Germany, June 1998.
Felix Bloch Erben, Berlin